Market receives national commendation

Market receives national commendation

Voting Following over 30,000 votes cast online, the National Association of British Markets has recognised Accrington with a special commendation. The difficult judging of the 2022 NABMA Great British Market Awards led to a select few being singled out for recognition...
Rent concessions for traders

Rent concessions for traders

On 8 December an extension of rent concessions for our indoor traders was approved by Hyndburn Borough Council’s Cabinet. The rent concession will continue to be in place until 23 March 2023 and applies to all ground floor traders. The proposal was put forward by...
Kids’ activities at Christmas

Kids’ activities at Christmas

This Christmas we’ve made it more fun than ever for our younger visitors to the market. A number of free kids’ activities and competitions with prizes are available. Post a letter to Father Christmas and get a reply! Collect a letter template from next to...
Ideas for Shopping in Accrington

The History of Accrington Market

The borough of Hyndburn has a strong market tradition which continues to be built upon today. The history of Accrington Market can be traced back to the early 1300’s. The stalls and their wares have evolved over time but the central focus of the town remains the same....